Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
– Horace Mann
What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
– Albert Pike
Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.
– Norman B. Rice
Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you.
– Mother Teresa
It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little — do what you can.
I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.
– Edward Everett Hale
I choose to rise up out of that storm and see that in moments of desperation, fear, and helplessness, each of us can be a rainbow of hope, doing what we can to extend ourselves in kindness and grace to one another. And I know for sure that there is no them – there’s only us.
– Oprah Winfrey
Being myself no stranger to suffering, I have learned to relieve the sufferings of others.
– Booker T. Washington
Do all the good you can. By all the means you can. In all the ways you can. In all the places you can. At all the times you can. To all the people you can. As long as ever you can.
It takes a noble man to plant a seed for a tree that will someday give shade to people he may never meet.
– Ted Turner
An attitude of gratitude creates blessings. Help yourself by helping others. You have the most powerful weapons on earth – love and prayer.
– Mother Teresa
Love sought is good, but given unsought is better.
– William Shakespeare
The race of mankind would perish did they cease to aid each other. We cannot exist without mutual help. All, therefore, that need aid have a right to ask it from their fellow men; and no one who has the power of granting can refuse it without guilt.
Seek always to do some good, somewhere. Everyman has to seek in his own way to realize his true worth. You must give some time to your fellow man. Even if it’s a little thing, do something for those who need help, something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it. For remember, you don’t live in a world all your own. Your brothers are here too.
– Albert Schweitzer